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August 25, 2011

Cash Haggarty, of Washington, takes photos of the sunrise in Atlantic Beach, N.C., Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011. A hurricane watch was issued early Thursday for much of the North Carolina coast. Officials along the East Coast of the United States are calculating what they need to do if Irene becomes the first major hurricane to strike the region in seven years. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)